David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka (ed.)
Kluwer Academic (2002)
The nature of life consists in a constructive becoming (see Analecta Husserliana vol. 70). Though caught up in its relatively stable, stationary intervals manifesting the steps of its accomplishments that our attention is fixed. In this selection of studies we proceed, in contrast, to envisage life in the Aristotelian perspective in which energia, forces, and dynamisms of life at work are at the fore. Startling questions emerge: `what distinction could be drawn between the prompting forces of life and its formation? Or, is this distinction a result of our transcendental faculties?' The answers to these questions reveal themselves, as Tymieniecka proposes, at the phenomenologically ontopoietic level of life's origination where transcendentality surges.
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$121.98 used (66% off) $249.00 new (29% off) $349.00 direct from Amazon Amazon page|
|Call number||BD435.A129 vol. 74|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Margaret A. Boden (2009). Life and Mind. Minds and Machines 19 (4):453-463.
Marc Lange (1996). Life, "Artificial Life," and Scientific Explanation. Philosophy of Science 63 (2):225-244.
Mark Bedau, To Appear in Luciano Floridi, Ed., Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Computing and Information.
Brooke Alan Trisel (2007). Judging Life and Its Value. Sorites (18):60-75.
Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka (ed.) (2000). The Origins of Life. Kluwer Academic Publishers.
Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka (ed.) (2002). Life-Truth in its Various Perspectives: Cognition, Self-Knowledge, Creativity, Scientific Research, Sharing-in-Life, Economics--. Kluwer Academic Publishers.
Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka (ed.) (2004). Phenomenology of Life: Meeting the Challenges of the Present-Day World. Kluwer Academic Publishers.
Margaret A. Boden (ed.) (1996). The Philosophy of Artificial Life. Oxford University Press.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads4 ( #424,619 of 1,726,249 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #369,877 of 1,726,249 )
How can I increase my downloads?